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China's Green Life Day kicks off to lift people's awareness of environmental protection

China initiated its first Green Life Day on Sunday, aiming to raise awareness of protecting the environment.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/26 17:38:50

China makes notable progress in rural clean-up campaign

China has made remarkable progress in a nationwide rural clean-up campaign, the country's agricultural ministry said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/24 10:59:54

Carbon sink trade brings hope to China's struggling forestry industry after logging ban

Wuerqihan looks like it was sealed by time. The town center mainly features old single-storey houses, a sign of a lagging-behind rural area in China. Not many infrastructural construction projects could be spotted here. The roads are mainly built by cement or earth. A water tower with colorful painting is the most outstanding building in town.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/22 17:28:40

China issues regulation on environment damage judicial expertise

China issued a regulation on the practice scope of environment damage judicial expertise institutions and individuals, according to the Ministry of Justice Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/16 9:56:03

Modern beekeeping methods help pull southwestern township out of poverty

Dolma, a 53-year-old mother from the Tibetan ethnic group in Yangla township of the Deqen Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Southwest China's Yunnan Province, who lived in poverty for decades, now lives a better life through beekeeping and supports her daughter who is in graduate school.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/14 19:23:14

Implementation plan for national ecological civilization pilot zone unveiled

China has unveiled "the Implementation Plan for the National Ecological Civilization Pilot Zone (Hainan)," foreseeing comprehensive experiments of ecological civilization system reform to be carried out in the southern island province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/13 19:21:48

Greening efforts of Xiongan showcased at horticultural expo

The Xiongan New Area in north China's Hebei Province showcased its afforestation and greening efforts as well as its green development concept at the ongoing International Horticultural Exhibition in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 14:45:30

Offshore Technology Conference good platform to learn, showcase advanced tech

A Chinese energy industry insider has hailed the offshore Technology Conference (OTC), saying that the world's largest annual oil and gas trade show serves as a wonderful platform for global companies to learn and showcase advanced technologies.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 12:50:53

Greening efforts of Xiongan showcased at horticultural expo

The Xiongan New Area in north China's Hebei Province showcased its afforestation and greening efforts as well as its green development concept at the ongoing International Horticultural Exhibition in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 12:29:29

Beijing sees improved air, water quality in 2018

Beijing environmental authorities announced on Thursday that the air, water and soil quality continued to improve in 2018 as the capital deepens its fight against pollution.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/9 16:49:18

Northeast China city tightens protection of harbor seals after poaching deaths

Police in the port city of Dalian, northeast China's Liaoning Province, tightened patrols in the city to crack down on illegal hunting and killing of harbor seals after they uncovered a poaching case involving over 100 wild seals.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/8 17:05:45

Extraordinary weather conditions put North China on high alert for forest fire

Extraordinary weather conditions have brought great challenges in fire prevention to the people working in the Greater Khingan forests in North China this spring
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/6 19:00:40

327,000 visitors flock to Expo over International Workers' Day holiday

The Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition received about 327,000 visitors during the four-day International Workers' Day holiday, The Beijing News reported on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 18:29:54

Leopards frequently spotted in northwest China

Infrared cameras in a nature reserve located in northwest China's Gansu Province captured nearly 30 images of leopards from January to the end of April.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/4 14:54:24

China's Mount Huangshan woos global tourists in NYC

A tourist promotional event featuring China's Mount Huangshan, or the Yellow Mountain, was held at New York City's World Trade Center (WTC) on Friday to demonstrate the charm of this renowned tourist destination.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/4 10:29:35

China's largest salt lake sees more water birds

Qinghai Lake, China's largest inland salt lake, has seen over 30,000 water birds, with some starting to breed, the local nature reserve's administration said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/2 22:56:57

Special cleanup campaign underway along China's Yellow River

About 625 hectares of polluted waters along a 2,470 kilometers section of Yellow River has been cleaned up by April 20, according to the latest meeting on a special campaign to clean up the Yellow River.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/2 16:14:49

Treat ecological environment like life: Xi

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Sunday humankind should treat the ecological environment like we treat our own life.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/28 23:40:17